• Short Summary

    There is a growing movement in the United States for public displays of support of the Johnson Administration's Vietnam policy to counter the anti war and anti-draft marches and protest of last weekend.

  • Description

    There is a growing movement in the United States for public displays of support of the Johnson Administration's Vietnam policy to counter the anti war and anti-draft marches and protest of last weekend.

    At Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut, 350 students held a rally Thursday (20 October) to disapprove of civil disobedience as a means of protest. The Yale men signed a petition saying they may disagree the war, but adding that any such disagreement should not be expressed in such a way that might endanger American soldiers or encourage their enemies.

    The Yale students also announced a demonstration next Sunday (24 October) at which Yale would be linked with 29 other college campuses by telephone circuits for an exchange of speakers. The sponsors estimate that 25 thousand students will participate in these rallies to counter last weekend's demonstrations against U.S. policy in Vietnam.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8CVSZ3J948ZSEZMR57PAGS88C
    Media URN:
    VLVA8CVSZ3J948ZSEZMR57PAGS88C
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/10/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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